The 2nd Annual Teen Photo International Photography contest is a photo contest hosted by TeenagePhotographer.com, a website for young photographers. This year’s sponsors include National Geographic Student Expeditions, Custom SLR, Peak Design, and Mindshift Gear. Proceeds from this event will benefit Rehabilitation through Photography, a charity that hopes to advance the needs of the disadvantaged through the power of photography.

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Judges

This year’s judges are Miriam Leuchter, editor-in-chief of Popular Photography, the world’s largest photography magazine, and Vaughn Wallace, photographer and producer at TIME magazine’s online photo blog, LightBox. This is Leuchter’s second year of judging.

Miriam Leuchter

Editor-in-Chief of Popular Photography and American Photo

http://www.popphoto.com

http://www.americanphotomag.com/

vaughn wallace lightbox
Vaughn WallaceProducer and Photographer at TIME Magazine’s Lightbox

Sponsors / Prizes

2013 Sponsors

National Geographic Student Expeditions

Digital Photo Academy

Custom SLR

MindShift Gear

Peak Design

Grand Prize – $750

  • National Geographic Small Backpack
  • 1 hour-long portfolio review with Digital Photo Academy, or a free class at a nearby major city
  • National Geographic Complete Photography Book 
  • National Geographic 125 Years
  • National Geographic Small Camera Strap
  • 1 CustomSLR Glide Strap
  • 1 CustomSLR C-Loop
  • 1 CustomSLR Pro-Dot
  • 1 PeakDesign Capture Clip
  • 1 MindShift Urban Disguise 50 v2.0

1st Place (Division 1) – $100

  • 1 hour-long portfolio review with Digital Photo Academy, or a free class at a nearby major city
  • CustomSLR  GlideStrap
  • CustomSLR  C-Loop
  • CustomSLR  Pro-Dot
  • PeakDesign Leash

 

  • 1st Place (Division 2) – $100
  • 1 hour-long portfolio review with Digital Photo Academy, or a free class at a nearby major city
  • 1 CustomSLR  GlideStrap
  • 1 CustomSLR  C-Loop
  • 1 CustomSLR  Pro-Dot
  • 1 PeakDesign Cuff

 

  • 2nd Place (Division 1 & 2) – $75
  • 1 hour-long portfolio review with Digital Photo Academy, or a free class at a nearby major city
  • 1 CustomSLR  Pro-Dot
  • 1 CustomSLR  C-Loop

3rd Place (Division 1 & 2) – $50

  • 1 hour-long portfolio review with Digital Photo Academy, or a free class at a nearby major city
  • 1 CustomSLR  Pro-Dot

Honorable Mention (2 each in Division 1 & 2)

  • 1 hour-long portfolio review with Digital Photo Academy, or a free class at a nearby major city
  • 1 CustomSLR  Pro-Dot

Divisions/Age

Division I entails students that are age 16 or under as of January 12, 2013. Division II includes individuals that are 17-22 as of January 12, 2013. Students over the age of 22 are not allowed entry.

Deadlines

All mailed entries must be postmarked by March 22, 2013. The online deadline is March 24, 2013 Midnight American Central Time. Results will be announced in April, and prizes will be mailed out late April and early May.

Rules

Schools and individuals may submit an unlimited number of entries. Schools /accredited educational institutions must contact justin@teenagephotographer.com for group discounts. HDR and all other forms of editing are allowed, as long as the photo submitted is not purely digital art. Photos may not contain full-frontal nudity. Artful partial nudity is allowed. Photo rights remain with the photographer, but Teen Photo retains the right to reproduce winning photographs for promotion of the Teen Photo International Photography Contest. Photos and winning photographers may be featured on TeenagePhotographer.com, Photography through Rehabilitation, and related publications.

Terms and Conditions

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